Ruth Harper, a life-time resident of Wellsboro until 2007, passed peacefully Tuesday, June 11, 2013, in Ocklawaha, Fla.
Ruth was born March 29, 1926, and was the daughter of Harold and Emily Eberenz.
She was predeceased by her husband Clifford "Bucky" Harper who passed on June 14, 2006, and her son Bill who passed in 1973. Surviving are her daughter, Carol (Greg) McAllister of Conifer, Colo.; her daughter-in-law, Linda Erb of Antrim; two grandsons Bob (Kennetta) Harper of Wellsboro, and Jay (Stephanie) Perry of Brighton, Colo. Ruth also had five great-grandchildren, Lindsey and Kayleigh Harper, Benjamin, Charlee and Cooper Perry.
A date for memorial services has not been determined. Contributions can be made to the
and/or Marion County Hospice, Sylvia's House, P.O. Box 4860, Ocala, Fla. 34478-4860.